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Vast Structure of Satellite Galaxies & Star Clusters Discovered Surrounding Milky Way --Nixes the Existence of Dark Matter in Universe

Astronomers from the University of Bonn in Germany have discovered a vast structure of satellite galaxies and clusters of stars surrounding our Galaxy, stretching out across a million light years. The work challenges the existence of dark matter, part of...
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Galaxy Superclusters Found Tracing the Distribution of Dark Matter Throughout the Universe

Academics / General Science : The Daily Galaxy (4 years ago)

Matter in the Universe is distributed in a highly clustered fashion; stars congregate in galaxies and galaxies clump together, forming enormous clusters surrounded by vast, empty spaces. Galaxy clusters can host up to a thousand gal... Read Post

Astronomers Discover Most Dark Matter-dominated Galaxy In Universe

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (6 years ago)

Astronomers have discovered the least luminous, most dark matter-filled galaxy known to exist. The galaxy, called Segue 1, is one of about two dozen small satellite galaxies orbiting our own Milky Way galaxy. The ultra-faint galaxy ... Read Post

Vast structure of satellite galaxies discovered: Do the Milky Way’s companions spell trouble for dark matter?

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

Astronomers have discovered a vast structure of satellite galaxies and clusters of stars surrounding our Galaxy, stretching out across a million light years. The work challenges the existence of dark matter, part of the standard mod... Read Post


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